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Webinar: (2017-05) Introduction to Research Misconduct for IACUC, IRB, and IBC Professionals

Research misconduct can have a negative impact on researchers and research institutions. It is essential that research and oversight professionals understand how to recognize and report misconduct, and be aware of what investigations by various regulatory agencies can entail. This webinar will help regulatory professionals who work in both human subjects protections and animal care and use understand their role in the context of research misconduct. Presented by the directors of DHHS Office of Research Integrity (ORI) and the National Science Foundation (NSF) Office of Inspector General (OIG) Division of Research Integrity and Administrative Investigations, this introductory webinar will provide attendees with foundational knowledge about:
  • The definition of research misconduct and what is not misconduct, in NSF- and Public Health Service (PHS)-funded research
  • The misconduct investigation process at ORI and NSF
  • The possible outcomes of a finding of misconduct and the impacts for the researcher and the institution
(Presented on May 17, 2017)

What will I learn?

After attending this webinar, attendees will be able to:
  • Define and recognize research misconduct in NSF- and PHS-funded research
  • Understand the misconduct investigation processes at their own institution, and when and how investigations are conducted by ORI and NSF
  • Appreciate the widespread impact of research misconduct

Who should attend?

This introductory webinar will be beneficial for IACUC, IRB, and IBC staff, chairs, and members; researchers and research staff; institutional officials; attending veterinarians; and anyone involved with responsible conduct of research education.

Continuing Education

Webinar participants holding the Certified Professional in IACUC Administration (CPIA®) credential may apply 1.5 continuing education credits towards CPIA recertification. Learn More »

Webinar participants holding the Certified IRB Professional (CIP®) credential may apply 1.5 continuing education credits towards CIP recertification. Learn More »

Access Interval
Access to purchased content will be available for 90 days after the date of purchase. After 90 days, access to the content will be removed, but users will retain access to any certificates of attendance earned. Content purchased prior to January 1, 2021 will remain available indefinitely. After access has expired, users can purchase an additional 90 days of access.

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